HETTINGER, ND – A recent article in “Prevention Magazine” claims beef is bad for our health, and cattle are bad for the environment. Local ranchers say nothing could be further from the truth.
Jacki Christman’s favorite part of her day is a few minutes just before sunset spent checking on her girls.
“They’re the reason I get to stay home,” said Christman, who ranches with her husband near Hettinger. “I take care of the cattle and they take care of me.”
She takes care of them by making sure they’re fed and rotated to fresh pastures. Her connection to this land and to these cattle make a recent national magazine article